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Salon Cymru

Every year over 500 hairdressing enthusiasts arrive in Cardiff to participate in the most talked about and eagerly anticipated Hairdressing & Beauty Competition of the year.

Salon Cymru

Directions 2019

Y Plas is located a short distance from Cardiff City Centre. There are a number of ways in which you can travel to the venue, these are detailed below.


High speed inter-city trains provide frequent services between all major British cities. The Cardiff-London service, from London Paddington, runs at 30 minute intervals throughout the day.

Frequent services also connect Cardiff with Bristol, Birmingham, Southampton, Manchester, Liverpool and with many other cities and towns.

Cardiff is also served by regular coach services from towns and cities across the UK. From Cardiff Central Station there is a frequent train service which stops at Cathays Station, next to the Students’ Union.

Visit the National Rail Journey Planner website for further information.


Cardiff Bus services run regularly between Cardiff Central Station and Park Place (adjacent to
Y Plas). The No 27 service leaves Hayes Bridge Road every 10 minutes (to Park Place), and the No 35 service leaves St Mary Street every 20 minutes throughout the day (to Senghennydd Road).


Regular high-speed coaches leave for Cardiff from most major locations in the UK. Please visit www.nationalexpress.com for further information.

The most popular and pleasant means of reaching Y Plas from Cardiff Central station is on foot.

From London: Travel time is approximately 3 hours via the M4 Westbound. From Birmingham: Travel time is approximately 2.5 hours via the M5 Southbound and then the M4 Westbound.
From the East: exit the M4 at Junction 29 and follow the A48M follow the signs towards Cardiff. Take the A470 slip road to City Centre/M4 in Cardiff from Eastern Ave/A48. Use any lane to merge onto North Rd/A470 via the slip road to City Centre. Slight left onto Colum Rd. Continue onto Park Pl. Y Plas will be on your left.
From the West: Exit the M4 at Junction 32.  Continue on A470. Keep right to continue on North Rd/A470. Slight left onto Colum Rd, Continue onto Park Place. Y Plas will be on your left.


Satellite Navigation Users: Enter postcode as CF10 3AT providing parking has been pre-arranged.